Richie Hurd, Vice President

Richie Hurd has been instrumental in all aspects of Hurd Real Estate's operations since joining in 2008. His responsibilities include marketing the company's real estate portfolio, acquisitions and dispositions, development, financial analysis, and banking relations. He has been involved in a number of significant real estate transactions over the last nine years. From this work he has been awarded "Deal of the Year" twice by the Iowa Commercial Real Estate Association. 

Prior to his partnership with his Father, Richard Hurd, Richie worked at a national real estate firm in Phoenix, Arizona selling retail investment properties.  In addition to investment sales, Richie also helped lease and manage the Hurd Real Estate owned properties located in the Phoenix metropolitan area.

Richie is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and a licensed real estate salesperson in Iowa. Richie serves on the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa Board where he was a "Big" for five years prior to joining the board. He is also the program chair for the Iowa ICSC Next Generation program.

A 2006 graduate of Creighton University, Richie earned a BSBA in Entrepreneurial Management and was a member of the Creighton University men's soccer team. Richie is also an active member of Valley Church in West Des Moines, IA.